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Dyril 2 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Dyril Tablet

Dyril Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Constipation
  • Stomach cramp

How to use Dyril Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Dyril 2 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Dyril Tablet works

Dyril 2 mg Tablet is an anti-diarrhoeal medication. It works by slowing down the contraction of the intestines thereby decreasing the speed at which the contents pass through it. This allows more time for reabsorption of fluids and nutrients, making the stools more solid and less frequent.

Dyril Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Dyril 2 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dyril 2 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Dyril 2 mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
Dyril 2 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Dyril 2 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Dyril 2 mg Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Dyril 2 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Dyril 2 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Dyril 2 mg Tablet for the treatment of diarrhea.
  • Diarrhea can cause water loss and electrolyte imbalance. Drink plenty of fluids to help keep you hydrated.
  • Consult your doctor if your diarrhea lasts for more than 48 hours.
  • Do not use Dyril 2 mg Tablet if you have blood in your stool or if you are severely constipated.
  • Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as Dyril 2 mg Tablet can cause dizziness and sleepiness.
  • Stop taking the medication as soon as your symptoms are relieved.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Dyril with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Natcardine
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Camopan
MODERATE
Brand(s): Uli-Vin, U Tryp, Upxiga
MODERATE

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Dyril

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I am having diarrhea what tablet should I have
Dr. Satyam S. Bhavsar
General Physician
take TAB.FLAGYL 400 three times a day for 3 days.
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FAQs

Q. Is Dyril safe?

Dyril is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side effects, consult your doctor.

Q. What is Dyril used for?

Dyril is used for treating short-term or long-term diarrhea, with or without any associated disease.

Q. Can Dyril be used for IBS?

Dyril may be used in few cases of IBS but please consult your doctor before its use.

Q. Can I take Dyril with antibiotics, paracetamol, ibuprofen, omeprazole, ciprofloxacin, desmopressin, ritonavir, quinidine or cotrimoxazole?

Dyril may be taken simultaneously with antibiotics, paracetamol, ibuprofen, omiprazole or ciprofloxacin. Dyril might interact with desmopressin, ritonavir, quinidine or cotrimoxazole. Please consult your doctor before use

Q. Does Dyril help in opiate withdrawal?

Dyril is used in higher doses as a part of opiate withdrawal process. However, do consult your doctor regarding the same.

Q. Is Dyril addictive?

No, Dyril is a safe and non-addictive anti-diarrheal drug.

Q. Can Dyril be used for stomach cramps, nausea, stomach flu, rota virus diarrhea and gas?

Dyril may benefit few cases of stomach cramps or nausea associated with diarrhea. It is sometimes used for stomach flu, rota virus diarrhea. It is not used for gas. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug.

Q. Can I take Dyril with cimetidine?

Cimetidine can decrease the metabolism of Dyril, increase its blood levels and hence, increase its effects and side effects. Your dose of Dyril may needs to be decreased. Consult your doctor prior to taking both the drugs together.

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